Virginia's Judicial System


Fairfax County General District Court

19th Judicial District of Virginia

General District Courts Informational Pamphlet

Clerk


Mr Christopher Eric Barr

Phone/Fax


Automated Phone Service For Payments
& Case Information (IVR): 703-246-3764
Traffic Division: 703-246-2815
Criminal Division: 703-246-3305
Civil Division: 703-246-3012
Courts Information Line: 703-691-7320
Fax: (703) 591-2349
Fax: Traffic Division: 703-352-7581

Clerk's Office Hours


8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Address


4110 Chain Bridge Road
Fairfax, VA 22030

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 10157, Fairfax, VA 22038

Herndon Division (Court Only, Please No Mail): 765 Lynn Street, Herndon, VA 22070

Vienna Division (Court Only, Please No Mail): 127 Center Street, South; Vienna, VA; 22180

Internet:

www.fairfaxcounty.gov/generaldistrict/

Email:

GDCmail@fairfaxcounty.gov

Judges

  • Hon. Lisa A. Mayne, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. Harry Michael Cantrell, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Manuel A. Capsalis, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Michael Joseph Cassidy, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Michael Joshua Lindner, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. William J. Minor Jr., Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Mitchell I. Mutnick, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Mark C. Simmons, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Tina L. Snee, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Susan J. Stoney, Presiding Judge

Court Schedule

Advisements
   Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m., Prisoners
   Mon. - Fri., 10:30 a.m., Non-Prisoners

Civil
     First Return Mon. - Thurs., 9:30 a.m.
     Trials Mon., Tues., Thurs., 9:30 a.m.
   Small Claims
     Fri., 9:30 a.m.
   Unlawful Detainers
     Fri., 9:30 a.m.
   Protective Orders (15 day hearing)
     Tues. & Fri., 9:30 a.m.

Criminal
     Mon. - Fri., 9:30 a.m.
   Animal Control Cases
     Mon. - Fri., 10:45 a.m.
   Bond Reduction Motions
     Mon. - Fri., 8:30 a.m.
   Criminal Sentencing Docket
     3rd Thurs., 2:00 p.m.
   SRP Non-Compliance
     2nd & 4th Fri., 2:00 p.m.
   Felony Review of Counsel
     Mon. - Fri., 9:30 a.m.
   P.H. Courtrooms Open with C.W.A.
     Mon., Tues., Wed., 1:30 p.m.
   Preliminary Hearings
     Mon., Tues., Wed., 2:00 p.m.
   Veterans Treatment Docket
     2nd & 4th Thurs. 2:00 p.m.

Traffic
     Mon. - Fri., 9:30 a.m.
   DWI Advisement Docket
     Mon.-Fri., 9:30 a.m.
   Traffic Noncompliance/Sentencing Docket
     1st & 4th Thurs., 2:00 p.m.
   Toll Road Cases
     Mon. - Wed., 2:05 p.m.
   Hot Lane Cases
     Mon. - Wed., 2:10 p.m.

Towns Misdemeanor & Traffic
     (brought from within corporate limits)
   Mon., 9:15 a.m., Agreed Dispositions Docket
   Mon., 9:30 a.m., Town of Vienna Misdemeanor & Traffic
   Wed., 9:15 a.m., Agreed Dispositions Docket
   Wed., 9:30 a.m., Town of Herndon Misdemeanor & Traffic

Continuance Policy

Continuances: CIVIL - For the 2B docket (Civil Trials), no trial continuances outside good cause. For the 2A docket, (Civil Returns), if agreed consent obtained, then at the discretion of the judge if request for court action is filed timely. CRIMINAL - Misdemeanors by judge on motion; Felonies by judge w/Commonwealth's Attorney's consent. TRAFFIC - Infrac tions1st by clerk, 2nd by judge; DWIs - 1st by clerk if agreed by both parties; 2nd by judge; All other traffic misdemeanors by judge on motion. Email: GDCmail@fairfaxcounty.gov